Flow cytometer (cell sorter)
  BD  FACSAriaFusion
       Installation date: April 2019

  •   Flows floating cells at a high speed and exposes them to a laser to analyze and sort single cells individually.
  •   Equipped with 4 lasers to enable 16-color measurement: Violet (405nm), Blue (488nm), Yel/Gr (561nm), and Red (640nm).
  •   Software used: Diva soft v8.

  •   Please be sure to read the usage guidelines.
  •   You must receive training sessions.
  •   There are restrictions on time of use: 4 hours. (Please consult with us if you wish to use it longer.)
  •   Usage fee: 2,200 yen/hour
  •      You will be charged not for the time used but for the time reserved.
  •      Cancellations less than an hour prior to the reservation time will still incur the usage fee.
  •   Consumables fee
  •      Sheath fluid: 500 yen/L
  •      CST beads: 500 yen/drop
  •      Accudrop beads: 1,600 yen/drop

  About training session
  •   First, you must submit sample preparation protocols.
  •     Then, we will make an arrangement for the training sessions.
  •   You must take two training sessions in order to use the equipment.
  •      First training session: explanation of basic operations (about 4 hours long)
  •      Second training session: practical individual training to verify your operation procedure (about 3 and a half hours long)

    Some consumables are purchasable at our center. Click here for the consumables list.


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